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King Solomon's Mines Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Dated classic has colonial racial views.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 24, 2010
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Of the half a dozen screen versions, MGM's 1950 remake of the 1937 British adventure is arguably the most lavish and entertaining, deservedly winning the Oscars for cinematography and editing.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B+

March 25, 2009
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

A spectacular adventure story with a smidgin of romance, King Solomon's Mines is exciting enough and adventurous enough and wholesome enough for the whole family.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 1, 2008
Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide

Doesn't quite fulfill its promise, in part because the title destination is too obviously a MacGuffin in which the film ultimately doesn't even feign mild interest.

Full Review Source: Decent Films Guide | Original Score: B+

March 24, 2005
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

This is not your modern slam-bang action movie...but, rather, it's a pure adventure film, with an emphasis on realistic dangers and believable excitement.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

January 11, 2005
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Classic of its adventure genre--colorful, exciting.

| Original Score: 5/5

October 25, 2004
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

January 29, 2003
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

A real treasure, and not shown often enough these days

| Original Score: 5/5

December 19, 2002
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

One of the top adventure films of all-time; beautiful African scenery.

| Original Score: 4/5

October 5, 2002
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 3/5

April 1, 2002
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

MGM's elegant remake of the superior 1937 version.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B+

January 1, 2000
Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

It is pleasant to look at, but it no longer passes for action and adventure these days.

Full Review Source: Not Coming to a Theater Near You

January 17, 2005

Variety
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March 26, 2009
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
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May 24, 2003
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle
March 10, 2003
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